Professional Custom Accounting Papers:  economic prosperity, environmental quality, and social justice    

Professional Custom Accounting Papers:  economic prosperity, environmental quality, and social justice

Question 1  1 pts

Functional value is the perceived utility derived from the  resort’s capacity for functional, utilitarian, or physical performance.


Question 2  1 pts

          To become a truly sustainable operation, resort management should consider a triple bottom line audit consisting of       
A    economic prosperity, environmental quality, and compliance
B   economic prosperity, environmental quality, and social justice
C  environmental quality, compliance, and social justice
D  environmental quality, social responsibility, and net income


Question 3  1 pts

Porter’s five competitive forces
A  do not apply to the resort industry since the competition within the industry is unique
B    is not impacted by social capital or regional resources
C   focus on experiential service products
D    are faced by all industries, including resorts


Environmental scanning is the term applied to the process of  examining the natural environment surrounding the resort to ensure a  good fit with the resort.

Flag this Question   Question 5  1 pts
Waikiki initially began as a resort catering to the wealthy.  The arrival of ___ changed their focus and it evolved to the resort  location it is today.
A   Elvis Presley
B the Internet
C  World War II
D   jet airliner travel

Flag this Question   Question 6  1 pts
The resort industry’s future involves
A   a collaboration between business and government
B a prediction of future guests’ desires and what the environment and society will permit
C   an analysis of past guest activity and spending
D   an understanding of the demographics of the resort’s primary guests

 Flag this Question   Question 7  1 pts
Two major factors in planning tourist resorts are
A  social responsibility and community relations
B  treating resorts as a business and recycling
C  treating resorts as a business and community relations
D social responsibility and capital assets

Question 8  1 pts
In today’s environment, the term “spa” typically signifies a health resort or service. The term is derived from
A  the ancient Greek city of Sparta
B the Spanish town of Spabadell
C  the Roman god of health, Spartecles
D the town of Spa in Belgium

Question 9  1 pts
Resorts combine the elements of _____ which makes them distinctive in the tourism industry.
A superior lodging and dining facilities
B recreation attractions to draw guests and activities to occupy them
C  recreation attractions to draw guests and superior lodging facilities
D activities to occupy guests and superior dining facilities

Question 10  1 pts
Tourists have greater latitude in their vacation choices due to
A  global climate changes
B advances in technology
C  access to the Internet
D  increasing prosperity and tourism options

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